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Hot Stove Rumor: Yoan Moncada blocked by MLB from signing

If the Yankees wanted Yoan Moncada in pinstripes, they might need Major League Baseball's cooperation, especially since they're the ones blocking Moncada from signing with any ball club. Ben Badler of Baseball America is reporting MLB is the reason Moncada hasn't signed with any teams and said it's not the United States Government's doing. The United ...

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What to expect from Michael Pineda

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Yesterday, we discussed what the Yankees could expect from Ivan Nova as he continues to rehab his elbow. Today, we move to Michael Pineda, who was part of the famous trade that sent Jesus Montero to the Seattle Mariners. After making his Yankees debut in 2014, what can the Yankees expect from Michael Pineda this ...

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Report: Alex Rodriguez to address the media with apology next month


Last season, the Yankees started Spring Training with a Derek Jeter retirement press conference. This season, it's a completely different story. Bob Nightengale of USA Today is reporting Alex Rodriguez will meet with the media at the beginning of Spring Training to issue an apology for his involvement in the Biogenesis scandal. Rodriguez issued an apology ...

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Throwback: Andy Pettitte gets the win in 1996 snowy home opener

The weather outside is frightful--because there's a blizzard in New York City. So I figured it was the perfect time to post a video of it snowing during a baseball game. Everyone remembers the 1996 home opener against the Kansas City Royals when Andy Pettitte was on the mound and the Yankees won, but this game ...

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Yankees look to void Alex Rodriguez’s milestone bonuses

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The saga between Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees continues, and this time the Yankees are attempting to void a milestone clause in Rodriguez's contract--and are prepared to fight if Rodriguez files a grievance with the Major League Baseball Players Association. According to SI.com, the Yankees are attempting to void the $6 Million home-run bonus ...

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What to expect from Ivan Nova

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Yesterday, we analyzed Andrew Miller's 2014 season and discussed what impact he could have in the Yankees bullpen. Today, we move to the disabled list and hopefully the starting rotation as we discuss what the Yankees can eventually expect from Ivan Nova, who is currently rehabbing from major surgery. Ivan Nova had been in the Yankees ...

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Yankees reject Alex Rodriguez’s meeting request

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While Alex Rodriguez was able to conduct a meeting with new baseball commissioner Rob Manfred, the Yankees weren't in the 'meeting' mood and decided to deal with Rodriguez next month. According to the New York Daily News, Rodriguez offered to meet face to face with the Yankees to apologize for his role in the Biogenesis scandal, ...

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What to expect from Andrew Miller


Yesterday, we evaluated what Nathan Eovaldi did last season for the Marlins and how he could help the Yankees in the rotation. Today, we move back to the bullpen where we'll discuss the Yankees newest and priciest addition, Andrew Miller. When the Yankees were searching for a reliever in the free agent market, it was clear ...

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